Land for sale

Henwick Road, Worcester, Worcestershire, WR2

Sold STC £1,450,000

Property Description

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Attractive Grade II Listed Development Opportunity Measuring 24,645 sq ft in Grounds Totalling 2.28 Acres.

Attractive Grade II Listed Development Opportunity with Car Parking and Grounds Measuring Approx 0.9 Hectares (2.28 Acres)


Situation: The property is situated in the St Johns area of Worcester, an established residential area that benefits from a wide range of facilities including Sainsbury's, Papa Johns, Subway and a wide range of local traders. St Johns is well served by the public transport system and encompasses the University of Worcester, The County Cricket Ground and Cripplegate Park. The property lies on the western side of Henwick Road, close to the junction with Hardwick Close and is situated ½ mile west of Worcester city centre. Worcester is a Cathedral city situated on the River Severn and it is the administrative centre of the county of Worcestershire. The city is known for Royal Worcester Porcelain and for Lea & Perrins Worcestershire Sauce.

Description: The property dates back to 1868 and comprises a purpose built orphanage that was built by William Watkins in a gothic style. This Grade II listed property has most recently been used as a residential and learning facility by the YMCA and offers a full range of facilities including sports hall, dining area, commercial kitchen, offices, meeting rooms, lounges, workshops, training facilities and approximately 60 individual residential rooms. The property provides accommodation over three levels along with a detached cottage to the rear of the main building, benefits from a sweeping drive and attractive grounds measuring 2.28 acres. There is a generous car parking area to the rear of the property after which there are two all-weather 5-a-side football pitches.

The property offers a significant development opportunity and could be used for residential apartments, student housing, offices, hotel, school, etc subject to securing appropriate planning consent.

Services: We are advised that mains electricity and water are connected. Central heating is via a gas fired heating system. The agent has not tested any apparatus, equipment, fixtures, fittings or services and so cannot verify they are in working order or fit for their purposes. Purchasers are advised to satisfy themselves where necessary.

Tenure: Freehold

Legal Costs: Each party are to be responsible for their own legal costs incurred in any transaction.

Money Laundering: In accordance with Anti-Money Laundering Regulations, two forms of identity and confirmation of the source of funding will be required from the successful Purchaser

These particulars are not to form part of a sale/letting contract and may be subject to errors and/or omissions therefore prospective purchasers/tenants must satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise as to their correctness. All fixtures, fittings, chattels and other items not mentioned are specifically excluded unless otherwise agreed within the sale/letting contract documentation or left insitu and gratis upon completion. The Agents have not formally verified any part of the property's officially authorised planning use, structural integrity, tenure or availability/operation of services and/or appliances. Therefore, prospective purchasers/tenants are instructed to seek validation of all such matters prior to expressing any formal intent to purchase/lease. The property is sold/let subject to any rights of way, easements, way leaves, covenants, any other issues or planning matters which may affect the legal title. Consequently, prospective purchasers/tenants are advised to seek validation of all above matters, prior to expressing any formal intent to purchase/lease.

Viewings: All viewings are to be made by prior appointment with Andrew Grant Commercial.

Agent's Note 1: VAT - any prices quoted are exclusive of but may be subject to VAT

Agent's Note 2: The local authorities of Worcester City Council and Worcestershire County Council benefits from a right of way over the property to access playing fields to the rear of the property. The YMCA will also retain the right of way over the property to access the playing fields to the rear.

Agent's Note 3: Prospective purchasers must be entirely satisfied that all planning aspects are acceptable for information given cannot be guaranteed by the selling agents.

For further information please contact us:

Commercial: 485 Birmingham Rd, Bromsgrove, B61 0HZ, T. 0330 024 3000


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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
14 September 2016

Nearest stations

  • Worcester Foregate Street (0.6 mi)
  • Worcester Shrub Hill (1.1 mi)
  • Malvern Link (5.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Andrew Grant Commercial, Bromsgrove

485 Birmingham Road, Marlbrook, Bromsgrove, B61 0HZ

01527 338089 Local call rate

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Andrew Grant Commercial, Bromsgrove

485 Birmingham Road, Marlbrook, Bromsgrove, B61 0HZ

01527 338089 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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Nearest stations

  • Worcester Foregate Street (0.6 mi)
  • Worcester Shrub Hill (1.1 mi)
  • Malvern Link (5.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Andrew Grant Commercial, Bromsgrove

485 Birmingham Road, Marlbrook, Bromsgrove, B61 0HZ

01527 338089 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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